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Sports

Sports

See also: sports

German

Noun

Sports m

  1. genitive singular of Sport

sports

sports

See also: Sports

English

Noun

sports

  1. plural of sport

Derived terms

Verb

sports

  1. third-person singular simple present indicative form of sport

Verb

sports (third-person singular simple present sportses, present participle sportsing, simple past and past participle sportsed)

  1. To participate in sports; typically used by a person with little interest in the subject to derisively elide details of the activity in question.
    There's a lot of sportsing happening in Brazil this summer. [said of the 2014 FIFA World Cup]

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French

Noun

sports m

  1. plural of sport

Latvian

Sports (Rīgas maratons)

Etymology

Probably via other European languages, ultimately a borrowing from English sport.

Noun

sports m (1st declension)

  1. sport, sports
    nodarboties ar sportu ― to occupy oneself with, to practice sports
    sporta veidi ― (types of) sports
    sporta būve / sporta bāze ― gymnasium, sports facility
    sporta skolasports school
    sporta medicīnasports medicine
    sporta meistarssports master
    cīņas sports ― martial arts (lit. fighting sports)
    slēpošana ir patīkams sports' ― skiing is an enjoyable sport
  2. activity about which one is passionate
    sēņošana viņam ir sports ― mushroom picking is a sport to him

Declension

Tripat Malhi

Derived terms


Swedish

Verb

sports

  1. supine passive of spörja.